What does Shanah mean?
Shanah /sha-nah/ as a name for girls is of Hebrew derivation, and the name Shanah means "lily, rose". Shanah is a variant form of Shana (Hebrew): short version of Shoshana, Shannon. Shaney is a familiar surname.
How popular is Shanah?
Shanah is an uncommon first name for females. Shanah is also a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of the girl name Shanah and affiliated names. Prominent varying forms of Shanah (outside Top 1000) ranked in the Top 1000 are Shanna, Shania, Shanda and Shana. Usage of these forms of Shanah was at its highest during the years 1970-1979 (adoption of 0.49%) and is now significantly less, with the forms Shania, Shana, Shanda and Shanna becoming less stylish. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Shanah is alike in pronunciation to Chaanah, Chainey, Chana, Chanae, Chanah, Chanee, Chaney, Chanha, Chani, Chania, Chaniya, Chaniyah, Channa, Channah, Chanya, Chanyah, Chayney, Chenay, China, Chyna▼, Chynna, Shaena, Shaina▼, Shainah, Shanae▼, Shanay, Shanea, Shanee, Shaney, Shani, Shanie, Shannae, Shannea, Shauna▼, Shaunah, Shaunee, Shaunie, Shaunna, Shawna▼, Shawnae, Shawnah, Shawnee, Shawney, Shawni, Shawnie, Shawnna, Shayana, Shayna▼, Shaynah, Sheena▼, Sheenagh, Sheenah, Sheina, Shena, Shianna, Shiona, Shionagh, Shona, Shonagh, Shonah, Shonna, Shuna, Shunagh, Shyanna and Tiona. Other suggested similar baby names are Alanah, Chabah, Chanach, Danah, Dhana, Elanah, Ganah, Hanah, Ioanah, Janah, Lanah, Leanah, Sabah, Sadah, Saharah, Sam, Samey, Sami, Samia, Samma, Sammi, Samya, San, Sana, Sanna, Sannah, Sannie, Sanny, Sarah, Savanah▼, Sean, Seana, Seanna, Seema, Seemah, Sena▼, Shadae, Shadai, Shahnaz, Shaine, Shaka, Shalvah, Shan-, Shandy, Shane, Shanel, Shanit, Shannan, Shanon, Shanta▼, Shantae, Shantahl, Shantai, Shantal, Shantay, Shante▼, Shanti, Shara, Sharae, Sharan, Sharay, Shastah, Shaun, Shaya, Shayan, Shayanne, Shaylah, Shayne, Shebah, Shene, Sherah, Shilah, Shirah, Shone, Shyann▼, Shyanne▼, Shylah, Sian, Siana, Sianna, Siena▲, Sienna▲, Sima, Simah, Sina▼, Sine, Sinnie, Sinny, Sohnia, Soma, Sonia▼, Sonni, Sonnie, Sonya▼, Suanny, Sueann, Sueanna, Sueanne, Sunnee, Sunni, Sunnie, Sunny, Susanah, Swannie, Swanny, Syma, Thana, Yoanah and Zhanae. These names tend to be more commonly used than Shanah.